The Shipmates and Ladies were welcomed to Portland by the FRA 71st National Convention Chairman Thomas Flanik
from Bellingham Branch 245 and the LA FRA 66th National Convention Chairman Eleanora Maxcy from City of Roses Unit 55.
...Message from the RPNW and 71st National Convention Chairman Tom Flanik
The convention was put on by the branches and units in the Northwest Region , through actual participation , fundraising or lending moral support.
...Tom Flanik - Chairman , Newspaper Editor , Tours , Entertainment , Meals